Tuesday, October 23, 2012
GREENVILLE, Pa. - Junior quarterback Dak Britt (Battle Creek, MI / Battle Creek), a member of the Westminster College football team, was recognized by the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) as the Offensive Player of the Week for the week of Oct. 22. This was Britt's first PAC weekly honor of his career.
Britt rushed for 160 yards and two scores, including a career-high 73-yard touchdown scamper for the longest run by a Titan this season, in Westminster's 45-28 win over Bethany Saturday afternoon. Britt also had a 52-yard rushing touchdown to add to 150 passing yards and two passing touchdowns for a game-high 310 total yards.
Westminster will travel to No. 25 Waynesburg (8-0, 6-0) on Saturday at 1:30 p.m.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.